Melvin Jack Martin, 75, of 3612 Highway 25 South, husband of Annie Belle Sudduth Martin, died Sunday, November 17, 2013 at his home.
Born in Lincolnton, GA, he was the son of the late Lynox and Sara Smalley Martin. Melvin was an U. S. Navy veteran having served during the Korean Conflict. He was the owner of Martin Chainsaw’s and was a member of First Damascus Baptist Church.
Surviving in addition to his wife of the home are a son, Melvin L. Martin of Greenwood; a daughter, Jackie McMahan and her husband John, of Bamberg; two sisters, Joyce Norman and her husband Fred, of Winder, GA and Mary Black and her husband Bobby, of Laurens; and two grandchildren, Josh Whitt and Haylee McMahan.
Services will be held at 2 pm on Wednesday at Harley Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Kevin Carter officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Conway Vines, Dan Warner, Ed McColum, Carroll Ethridge, Don Going, John Lamb, Eddie Roller and Danny Harvley.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 6 to 8 pm.
The family is at the home.
Messages of online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.harleyfuneralhome.com.